Predictive Analytics
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Web Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics

PhilSimon - March 10, 2010

In “Chapters from My Autobiography”, Mark Twain wrote, “There are lies, damned lies, and statistics.”[1] While over one hundred years…

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Saturday notes: The Frick and curve balls

StephenBaker1 - February 13, 2010

Vermeer's 'Officer and Laughing Girl' Yesterday, after lunch in Midtown, I walked up to the Frick Collection. It's a spectacular…

Business Intelligence
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Accenture study: Companies structured for gut-thinking, not analytics

StephenBaker1 - February 4, 2010

An Accenture study released today has some grim news for the analytically-minded. The survey of 600 senior managers shows that…

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Side-by-side statistical analyses in R, SAS, SPSS

DavidMSmith - June 11, 2009

Have you ever needed to do a type of statistical analysis you haven't done in a while (or perhaps ever),…